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Just around the corner, Mount Holyoke's J-Term, starting January 3, offers old favorites and new opportunities for fun and learning.

December 1, 2006 - 1:15pm
James Hartley Associate professor of economics James Hartley, a visiting professor at the Indian Institute of Social Welfare and Business Management, recently spoke to the Economic Times.
December 1, 2006 - 11:16am
Republican The Republican recounts the ordeal of Marissa Arnold '08, who underwent a cutting-edge procedure that saved her life after she suffered a stroke on October 10.
December 1, 2006 - 11:12am

December 1 is World AIDS Day, a day set aside to raise awareness of the global AIDS pandemic caused by the spread of HIV infection.

December 1, 2006 - 10:00am
Dr. Howard-John Wesley Rev. Dr. Howard-John Wesley, senior pastor of St. John's Congregational Church in Springfield, will be the featured speaker for the new series A Known Way, A Safe Passage.
November 30, 2006 - 3:19pm
Joe Klein (photo: Fred LeBlanc) Joe Klein, the acclaimed writer and political columnist for Time magazine, spoke the evening of November 27 to a capacity crowd in Hooker Auditorium.
November 29, 2006 - 4:18pm

The Center for the Environment is cosponsoring Voices from the Front Lines at 6 pm in Gamble Auditorium. A talk-back with Giovanna DiChiro will follow.

November 28, 2006 - 4:15pm
Gardening Students from MHC's Center for the Environment helped the Springfield Urban Agriculture Project create a new home for its youth gardening program.
November 27, 2006 - 3:54pm

Professor of geology Mark McMenamin provides commentary in "Colliding Continents," an episode in National Geographic's Naked Science series. Watch a video clip.

November 27, 2006 - 3:45pm
Becky Packard In a recent article on, Professor Becky Packard is one of several science scholars providing advice for students on finding a mentor.
November 27, 2006 - 3:39pm
Winterfest Great food and great conversation highlight the annual Winterfest celebration set for Wednesday, December 13, from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm in Chapin Auditorium.
November 27, 2006 - 2:03pm
American Ballet Theatre The nationally acclaimed second company of American Ballet Theatre will perform in the Studio Theatre at Kendall Sports and Dance Complex.
November 27, 2006 - 1:55pm
Savoy The Leslie and Sarah Miller Director of the Center for the Environment and professor of geology will read from Bedrock: Writers on the Wonders of Geology at 7 pm.
November 21, 2006 - 9:48am

U2 Eucharist will bring the faithful together in the fight against global poverty and AIDS at 4:30 pm on December 2 in Chapin Auditorium.

November 20, 2006 - 4:45pm
Gloria White-Hammond Dr. Gloria White-Hammond, an international activist and pediatrician, gave a talk titled "Refugees, Rights, and Returns: Sudan and Beyond" November 16.
November 20, 2006 - 2:58pm
Nearly 150 students will participate in Mount Holyoke's annual Christmas Vespers at 4 and 7:30 pm in Abbey Chapel, featuring carols, hymns, jazz, and a candlelight processional.
November 17, 2006 - 3:23pm